The 2019 Mayor for a Day Essay Contest Is Now Open!

What would our cities look like if kids were in charge? Find out by having students you know take part in the 2019 Mayor for a Day Essay Contest!

Open to Minnesotans who will be in the fourth, fifth, or sixth grades this school year, entries must be handwritten and postmarked by Oct. 14. Three winners will be chosen and awarded $100, as well as have their essays published in Minnesota Cities magazine. Winners only will be notified by Dec. 6.

—Download the entry form (pdf)